How to Set Boundaries with your Boss

Unfortunately, not everyone who steps into a managerial role possesses the skills and insights needed to lead an effective team. Rather, many…

Read More

The Ultimate Holiday Out-Of-Office Checklist

HR is politely but awkwardly letting everyone know the holiday party is not optional, your coworkers are trying to lobby for carte blanche…

Read More

The Rules of Etiquette for Your Office Holiday Party

The holidays are a harbinger of good cheer. Holiday office parties, on the other hand, are notorious for transforming mild-mannered accountants and…

Read More

31 Office-Appropriate Holiday Gifts for Every Coworker

With the holidays just around the corner, thinking up a creative, appropriate gift for your office gift exchange can be a stressful…

Read More

Here’s How To Politely Tell Your Coughing Coworker to “Go The Hell Home”

We’ve all been there: You have a colleague who is sniffling, sneezing, and coughing the day away. They might be physically at…

Read More

How to Navigate Politics at Work

Is it ever a good idea to talk politics at work-especially now, with the midterms just around the corner?  While the political…

Read More

6 Signs You’re Dealing With an Office Bully

If you’re lucky, the last bully you encountered hit you up for your lunch money—but not everyone leaves their bullies back in…

Read More

4 Unwritten Rules You Should Follow at the Office

An employee and an employer have both an official and unofficial relationship. Your official employment agreement may lay out work hours, acceptable…

Read More

8 Things to Never Say on Slack (Or Any Other Work Chat)

Many companies these days use Slack or another work chat application to communicate more efficiently and spend less time writing emails. Whether…

Read More

How to Avoid Being a Pushover at Work

Some workers are naturally more assertive than others. But there’s a pretty wide gap between being assertive and being a total pushover, and if…

Read More

A Template For Every Uncomfortable Work Email You’ll Ever Have to Send

Uncomfortable conversations are one thing. (No one likes to confront a coworker for, say, stealing credit for their work or admit to…

Read More

How to Strategically Manage Frustration at Work

Frustration is a tempter, an emotional trickster. It goads us with the false promise that our feelings are worthy of the mounting…

Read More